Aitor Karanka has warned football's most experienced managers they cannot afford to sleep as a new generation of coaches emerges.
Walter Mazzarri is not worried by any potential sanctions Watford face following allegations they supplied false financial documents.
Southampton forward Sofiane Boufal insists he is determined to make up for lost time at the club after he scored on his home debut.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche has confirmed George Boyd is fit to face Manchester United but Steven Defour is 'touch and go' for the clash.
Crystal Palace are reported to be lining up a January swoop Queens Park Rangers midfielder Massimo Luongo.
Arsenal are ready to battle it out with Everton for the services of Hull's highly-rated defender Josh Tymon in the January window.
Bournemouth full-back Charlie Daniels says he is unlikely to be making the switch to centre-half like team-mate Simon Francis.
Sofiane Boufal is out to make up for lost time after a stunning home debut in which he scored his first goal for Southampton.
Sunderland's young striker Duncan Watmore has urged his team-mates to keep believing in themselves and the tide will turn.
Galatasaray have rekindled interest in Everton striker Oumar Niasse and are set to make a move to land him in January.
Interim England boss Gareth Southgate has backed Ballon d'Or nominee Jamie Vardy to end his worst goal drought for almost two years.
Valon Behrami is happy to be working with Walter Mazzarri again at Watford and described him as "the best manager I had in my career".
Leicester should be boosted by the return to fitness of midfielder Andy King for Saturday's trip to Tottenham.
Odion Ighalo is confident that he will end his poor run in front of goal for Watford and start finding the net again like last season.
Chelsea are lining up a shock move for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero following reports of a bust-up with Pep Guardiola.
Pep Guardiola said Vincent Kompany was tired and not injured during Manchester City's 1-0 EFL Cup defeat at Manchester United.
Samir Nasri's impressive form for Sevilla is causing Manchester City into a rethink over his overall valuation.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp was pleased with the efforts of youngster Trent Alexander-Arnold in the win over Tottenham on Tuesday.
Stoke look set to be without Geoff Cameron against Swansea as they bid to make it three Premier League wins on the bounce.
Mark Hughes accepts Peter Crouch is frustrated at a lack of game time but would not be prepared to sell the striker in January.
Burnley have yet to hold talks with Rangers over a possible deal for Joey Barton as the midfielder bids to resolve his future.
Hull boss Mike Phelan says his fit-again captain Michael Dawson remains determined to play for England again.
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has been charged with misconduct by the FA for his comments about referee Anthony Taylor.
Pedro has revealed he held provisional talks over a return to Barcelona last summer but is now settled at Chelsea.
Hal Robson-Kanu claims he is now "chomping at the bit" to start playing regularly for West Brom and help them move up the table.
Shinji Okazaki is the player who gives Leicester a wake-up call and gets the rest of the team going, according to boss Claudio Ranieri.
Jose Mourinho dedicated Manchester United's 1-0 EFL Cup derby win against Manchester City to the fans after Sunday's defeat at Chelsea.
Antonio Valencia's representatives are pushing Manchester United to open discussions over his Old Trafford future.
Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier says the side will not know if they are prepared for a title challenge until after the festive period.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is hoping his form in other competitions can earn him a starting spot in Arsenal's Premier League side.
Ben Gibson is looking for Middlesbrough to build on their creditable draw at Arsenal last week as they look ahead to some tough games.
Juan Mata scored the only goal at Old Trafford and helped Manchester United progress to the Quarter Finals of the EFL Cup.
Swansea have been boosted by the news Jefferson Montero is ready to return to training after recovering from injury.
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe says he will take any praise that comes his way after the FA Chairman Greg Clark sang his praises.
West Ham boss Slaven Bilic was delighted with his team's efforts as they booked an EFL Cup semi-final date at Manchester United.
Gaston Ramirez is adamant that he always wanted to sign for Middlesbrough on a permanent basis despite it being a difficult deal.
Simon Mignolet has made it clear he is not happy being second choice and vowed to fight for his place in the Liverpool first team.
Adalberto Penaranda's representatives say the Watford man's future is uncertain but a January move elsewhere has not been agreed.
West Ham progressed to the Quarter Final of the EFL Cup after overcoming Chelsea in an entertaining game at the London Stadium.
Leicester transfer target Steven N'Zonzi is in talks with current club Sevilla over a new contract.
Ben Gibson has urged Middlesbrough's fans to crank up the noise at the Riverside and make it an intimidating place for other teams.
Everton boss Ronald Koeman is said to be keen on the services of Hull's highly-rated defender Josh Tymon.
Seven arrests were made as violence erupted at West Ham's EFL Cup win over Chelsea at the former Olympic Stadium on Wednesday night.
Wes Morgan has revealed the importance of Leicester City team-mate Shinji Okazaki in Claudio Ranieri's side.
Record signing Sofiane Boufal will not start against Sunderland in the EFL Cup but Southampton boss Claude Puel is set to make changes.